September 28, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

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Obituaries

David L. May

David L May, age 67, was called into the presence of the Lord at 2:08 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2016, surrounded by his wife and two sons at St. Rita’s Medical Center. More...

Ralph L. Rychener

Ralph L. Rychener, age 93, formerly of Wauseon, passed away Sept. 2, 2016 in Mesa, Ariz. Ralph was born June 5, 1923. He was the son of the late Vern and Mabel Rychener. Ralph graduated from Pettisville High School in 1941. More...

DEATH NOTICES

Rebecca F. (Dominique) Soellner, 68, rural Stryker, died Sept. 25, 2016. Edgar Grisier Funeral Home, Wauseon. More...

People

Waidelich, Wyse To Wed October 1

Steve and Lisa Waidelich, Stryker, announce the engagement and upcoming wedding of their daughter, Laurin Elishah, to Joshua Christian Wyse, son of Jeff and Angie, Archbold. More...

School Board Takes Personnel Actions Sept. 19

The Archbold Area School Board took several personnel actions during its Monday, Sept. 19 meeting. Two contracts were approved for Brenda Beck. She received a contract as a study table tutor for one hour per week, effective Sept. More...

Soloist

Connor Hagans, an AHS junior, plays a flugelhorn solo during The Beat of Archbold band spectacular, Saturday, Sept. 24.– photo by David Pugh More...

Opinion

Meeting Promising

The joint public meeting between German Township Trustees and Archbold Village Council, Thursday evening, Oct. 6, at 7 pm, holds promise for good government. Members of the public can attend the meeting, as well. More...

Band Show BoostsVillage

The Beat of Archbold– the Archbold High School Band Extravaganza and Training Day held Saturday, Sept. 24– was an outstanding event in its own right. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2006 It’s going to be a spicy Saturday in Archbold. Fifteen chili cook-off entrants are lined up for the Archbold Fall Festival in the downtown historic district. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical Sunday: Nick Hudson and worship team, music, offertory. Message, “Mark, The Short Story: Jesus is Authoritative (part 2), Mark 2:1-17,” Jesse Kahler. Central Mennonite More...

Organizations

Blood Drive Western Lake Erie Region of the American Red Cross blood drive: Satuday, Oct. 1, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Harley Davidson, 862 American Road, Napoleon; Tuesday, Oct. 4, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Fulton County Health Center, 725 S. Shoop Ave., Wauseon. More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center Sept. 16: Scarllette Johnson, Delta, boy. Sept. 18: Bethany & Matt Stuckey, Archbold, girl. Sept. 19: Sarah & Joshua Rufenacht, Napoleon, girl. More...

Archbold Council, German Township To Meet Oct. 6

Randy Ruffer, president of the German Township Trustees, said the trustees and village of Archbold officials will hold a joint meeting at the trustees’ East Mechanic Street office, Thursday, Oct. 6, 7 p.m. More...

CCNO Hiring After Layoffs; Demands $1.1 Million From Toledo

The Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio, which was at one time laying off employees and looking at a financial crisis, is now hiring. More...

Mary Grime Grows Flowers In Almost Anything

Flowers cascade out of an old wheelbarrow, a riot of pinks and reds. The seat of an old porch swing is now occupied by flowers. Pink begonias boil out of an old iron kettle. More...

 

News

“Captain’s Outrageous” A Good Time

The Archbold Community Theatre production of “Captain’s Outrageous” is a funny show that’s much more entertaining than just another night in front of the television, even one that has dozens of channels. More...

Music In Motion

Above: Members of the AHS Blue Streak Marching Band in action during The Beat of Archbold, a band extravaganza, Saturday, Sept. 24. Right: Levi Strawn, a senior, plays the mellophone during the AHS band performance. More...

Congratulations, 2016 Fulton County Junior Fair Winners!

Reserve champion market dairy goat exhibitor Claire Foor, daughter of Clayton & Beth, Archbold. Buyer: Brown Bag Market, represented by Glenn Coblentz, and Janice Foor. More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

Sept. 16 11:17 am: Suspicious vehicle, 800 block E. Lutz Rd., possible abandoned truck. 11:30 am: Smoke alarm, 100 block Monumental St., false alarm. 3:34 pm: Follow-up, 500 block Walnut St. More...

Archbold EMS Log

Aug. 26 4:07 pm: Sauder Woodworking, Sauder St. plant, injury, transported to Fulton County Health Center. 5:01 pm: 500 block E. Holland St., injury, transported to FCHC. Aug. 28 9:17 am: 26000 block St. Rt. 2, heart, transported to FCHC. More...

Archbold Fire Log

Aug. 29 11:08 pm: Carbon monoxide investigation, 415 Clover Lane; property owner: William Smith; contacted Ohio Gas Company. Sept. 1 6:46 pm: Porch fire, 23616 Co. Rd. E; property owner: Gene Sugg, Fayette; tenant: Gwen Maley; damage: $2,500. More...

Sports

AHS Golfers Win Second Straight NWOAL Title

After winning its first Northwest Ohio Athletic League golf championship in school history in 2015, Archbold repeated the feat in 2016. The Streaks won their second straight league title, Friday, Sept. More...

PHS Girls Win Widewater Invitational

The Pettisville girls team used three top-10 finishes to win the girls varsity black race in the Widewater Cross Country Invitational, Saturday, Sept. 24, near Liberty Center. The Birds won the team title with 62 points. More...

AHS Boys Soccer Raises Record To 10-0-1

The Archbold boys soccer team ran its record to 10-0-1 with three shutouts last week, including a key Northwest Ohio Athletic League win. More...

Recipe Corner

First-Down Franks

10 frankfurters 1/2 cup finely crushed corn chips 1 cup grated American cheese 1/2 medium onion, chopped 1 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce 4 tablespoons tomato sauce Mix together corn chips, cheese, onion, Worcesters More...